Louisiana Passes HB713 Allowing for the Creation of Stormwater Utilities

Adriana Caldarelli

The regular session of the Louisiana Legislature ended this week. Among the bills signed by the governor, was HB713, which authorizes political subdivisions to create stormwater utility systems. This bill, now Act No. 228, was pre-filed on March 4, 2022; after working its way through a number of committees it was signed into law and became effective on May 31, 2022.

To view the final bill text, please visit: https://legis.la.gov/legis/ViewDocument.aspx?d=1286801